Employee Resource Group Library

You’re seeing this page most likely because you attended a live session hosted by your Employer or you may be an Employee Resource Group (ERG) leader interested in how we can support you.

The following list of resources provide guidance and inspiration to manage mental clutter, set boundaries and make space for self-care, wellbeing and growth.

Articles for Parents & Caregivers

Articles for Parents, Managers & Leaders

Why Stress Is Contagious and What you Can do About it

Working Parents Get Your Mojo Back! Flaunt Don’t Hide Your Superpowers

How to Make Healthy Choices Under Extraordinary Conditions

This is Not About Self-Care, This is About Your Sanity

How to Restore Work/Life Balance Working from Home

Be Choosy About What You Let Into Your World Right Now

It’s Time to Leave Productivity Prison

What Happens When You Break All the Work Rules?

The Reasons You Feel Torn in Two

How to Manage the Increased Mental Load Under Quarantine

You Say Your Workplace is Family Friendly? Show Me

Managers, Here’s Why You Should Treat Working Parents Like Ferraris

How You Can Say No at Work

Do More Than Talk About Mental Health at Work

What Parents Want Their Managers to Know

Care for the Caregivers: Work Flexibility in the Era of Covid

Why Won’t Parents Ask for Help When They Need it Most?

Recommended Books

Negotiate for What You Want (In Work/Life)

Never Split the Difference by Chris Voss

The Four-Hour Work Week by Tim Ferris

Create Buffer (manage stress, make schedule space)

Essentialism by Greg Mckeown

I Know How She Does It: How Successful Women Make the Most of Their Time by Laura Vanderkam

The Four-Hour Work Week by Tim Ferris

Equal Partnership from spouse for HH/childcare (reduce workload)

Drop the Ball by Tiffany Dufu

Overwhelmed: How to Work, Love, and Play When No One Has the Time by Brigid Schulte

Fair Play: A Game Changing Solution for When You Have Too Much to Do (And More Life to Live) by Eve Rodsky

Set Healthy Habits/Routines/Mindset (achieve goals & overcome internal resistance)

The Big Leap, Conquer Your Hidden Fear & Take Your Life to the Next Level by Gay Hendricks

Playing Big: Practical Wisdom for Women Who Want to Create, Speak Up & Lead by Tara Mohr

Year of Yes: How to Dance It Out, Stand In the Sun and Be Your Own Person by Shonda Rhimes

Stop Saying You’re Fine: The No-BS Guide to Getting What You Want by Mel Robbins

Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth

The Four-Hour Work Week by Tim Ferris

Essentialism by Greg Mckeown


Getting Things Done by David Allen

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